Rodger Parsons (born 1961) (also known as Ken Gates) is a voice actor for the English-language dub of the Pokémon anime. He is a graduate of New York University and holds a BFA degree in Television, Motion Pictures, Radio.
He is affiliated with TAJ Productions and later DuArt, his major recurring role of the series' narrator being recasted to Mike Pollock following the dub studio's relocation to 4Kids' personal studio for Seasons 7 and 8.
- Narrator (Seasons 1-6, 9-present) (Movies 1-5, 9-present)
- Flint (AG177)
- Mr. Saridakis
- King of Pokélantis
- Miner (AG146)
- Reporter 2 (AG153)
- Butler (AG166)
- Cowboy 1 (AG173)
- Mayor (DP057)
- Officer Jenny's police squad (DP036)
- J's Henchmen
- Whiscash (Team Go-Getters Out of the Gate!)
- Red Lightning
- Announcer (Pokémon Battle Revolution)
- Valkyrie Profile - Odin, Brahms
- Word Girl - Intsrstills Announcer
- Parsons' first name was misspelled as "Roger" in the credits for Season 10 episodes.